Josh Lovell Tenor

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A Victoria, British Columbia native, Josh Lovell is the winner of the 39th International Hans Gabor Belvedere Singing Competition. An avid artist, his repertoire ranges from the Baroque to the Romantic period, including modern works of the 20th century.

Josh Lovell made his debut at the Teatro alla Scala as Ferdinand (Thomas Adès’ The Tempest), at Oper Leipzig as Don Ottavio (Don Giovanni) and at the Deutsche Oper Berlin as Gérald (Lakmé) at the Berlin Philharmonie. He also made his debut with Opera Rara and the London Philharmonic as Prince Casimir in a recording and performance of Offenbach’s La Princesse de Trébizonde, and returned to the Wiener Staatsoper to sing Telemachus (Il ritorno d’Ulisse patria), Ernesto (Don Pasquale) and Lukas (Die Jahreszeiten). Recently, Mr. Lovell stepped in for an ill colleague as the Italian Singer (Der Rosenkavalier) at the Bayerische Staatsoper. When he was member of the Wien Staatsoper, he performed, among other roles, Nemorino (L'Elisir d'amore), Fenton (Falstaff), Noboru (Henze’s Das verratene meer), Andres (Wozzeck), Arturo (Lucia di Lammermoor), the steersman (The Flying Dutchman) and the Italian Singer for the 2021-22 season in Wien. He also made his Glyndebourne Festival debut as Ernesto.

Paris Opera debut

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  • Palais Garnier
  • from 10 June to 09 July 2024

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